Weekend Getaways from Ahmedabad

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The ancient city of Ahmedabad is rich mosaic of ancient beliefs, deep-rooted cultures and mind boggling heritage. From the tranquil ashrams and serene beaches to the bustling and teeming local market places, Ahmedabad should be on every traveler’s bucket list. Namaste India trip’s Ahmedabad weekend getaway package for 3 days and 2 nights will ensure that you experience the vitality of this ever growing ancient city.

Ahmedabad Weekend Tour Itinerary

Tour Name: Ahmedabad Weekend Tour
Tour Duration: 03 Days / 02 Nights
Destination Covered: Ahmedabad – Patan – Modhera – Nalsarovar
Tour Price: On Request/- Enquire Now

Day 01: Arrival in Ahmedabad

Gandhi AshramYour fun-packed weekend in Ahmedabad will commence upon your arrival here after which you will immediately be transferred to your hotel and freshen up for your brief after noon sightseeing of this beautiful city.

Your first stop will be the tranquil Gandhi Ashram or Sabarmati ashram the place from where Mahatma Gandhi led his Dandi March. The serene environment is evoked from its location next to the Sabarmati River.

Timings – 8:30 am to 6:30 pm

Entry fees – free entry for all

Your next destination will be of the spiritual centre of Hutheesing Jain temple, which is dedicated to the Jain Tirthankara and constructed magnificently in the year 1848.

Timings – 8 am to 8 pm

Entry fees – free entry for all

Your next spiritual destination will be Jama Masjid, which was built in the year 1424. You will have an extremely calm and tranquil time here amongst one of the Islamic treasures in India.

Timings – 6 am to 10 pm

Entry fees – free entry for all

You will finally head back to your hotel after gorging on some delicious local food like, khaman dhokla, khandvi, basundi and the likes.

Day 02: Ahmedabad – Patan – Modhera – Ahmedabad

ModheraEarly in the morning you will be made to head towards an ancient fortified city of Patan (2 hours 45 mines drive) which was founded in the year 745 AD and consists of large entry gateways and deep baolis. This UNESCO world heritage site was also an extremely spiritual city and has been attracting a huge number of tourists for its extremely elaborate representations of art and architecture.

Timings – 9 am to 5 pm

Entry fees – rupees 5/- (Indians); rupees 100/- (foreigners)

From Patan your will be driven to Modhera (45 mines drive) sun temple, a protected monument by the archeological survey of India, and is one of the most intricately created architecture complete with creatively designed wall engravings and sculpture.

Timings – 6 am to 6 pm

Entry fees – free entry for all

Your day will finally end by being driven back to your hotel.

Day 03: Ahmedabad – Nalsarovar – Ahmedabad

Nalsarovar Bird SanctuaryToday you will be driven to the charming destination of Nalsarovar bird sanctuary which is a 1 hour 40 mines drive and is home to numerous migratory birds during winter and spring seasons. Apart from birds there is also a rich collection of plants and other mammalian creatures by going on a breathtaking boat ride which will surely be fun as well as educational for kids and adults alike.

Timings – 12 am to 12 pm

Entry – rupees 75/-

After this you will be driven back to Ahmedabad from where your departure will commence, concluding your weekend getaway.